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F-100C Super Sabre Model, NM ANG, 188th TFS - Hobby Master HA2116

F-100C Super Sabre Model, NM ANG, 188th TFS - Hobby Master HA2116 - click to enlarge
F-100C Super Sabre Model, NM ANG, 188th TFS - Hobby Master HA2116 - click to enlarge

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Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Diecast Model

North American F-100C Super Sabre – SK-737, “Miss Mynookie”, 188th TFS, 150th TFG, New Mexico ANG, Tuy Hoa Air Base, South Vietnam, 1968

1:72 Scale.  Length: 8".  Wingspan: 6.25"

The 188th TFS/150th TFG of the New Mexico ANG was called to active duty in January of 1968 and in May 1968 the squadron began to deploy men and material to Tuy Hoa Air Base in South Vietnam. It was an 11,000 mile trip requiring three re-fuels for their F-100s. F-100C Super Sabre SK-737, “Miss Mynookie” was the personal aircraft of Lt. Col. Frederich Fink, C.O. of the 188th TFS. During their time in Vietnam, May 1968 until May 1969, they flew 6,000 plus sorties.

The North American Aviation F-100 Super Sabre was a single-engine jet fighter that served with the U.S. Air Force and the Air National Guard. First flown on May 25, 1953, the F-100A entered operational service with the USAF in September 1954. It was capable of supersonic speed and made extensive use of titanium throughout the aircraft. During the Vietnam War, the F-100 flew extensively over South Vietnam as the primary close air support aircraft until it was replaced by the subsonic Vought A-7 Corsair II. The aircraft was also used by the air forces of several NATO nations and other U.S. allies. The F-100 was retired from service with the USAF in 1970 and by the Air National Guard in 1979.

Hobby Master offers a wide selection of quality, pre-assembled, diecast model airplanes. Each model is crafted to a high level of accuracy using specifications of the original aircraft. They are constructed with precision-made diecast metal and some plastic components.

This model of a F-100 Super Sabre features:

  • Opening canopy
  • Detailed cockpit with pilot figure
  • Realistic panel lines
  • Historically accurate printed markings
  • Removable weapons and drop tanks
  • Optional extended landing gear
  • Display stand

  • Category: Hobby Master 1:72 Military Aircraft Models

    Not suitable for children under the age of 14

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